The role of the CFO and the corporate controller’s group continues to grow and evolve beyond managing the company’s books. It is an increasingly critical role and they are relied upon to manage strategic accounting and financial reporting work that is core to communicating company performance. In an era of evolving financial reporting requirements, the globalization of business activities and increasing audit and regulatory scrutiny, VRC helps public and privately held companies, private equity and venture capital firms successfully manage their financial reporting valuations.
VRC professionals offer a mix of finance and accounting expertise and maintain active involvement in numerous standard-setting organizations including the AICPA, AITF, and The Appraisal Foundation’s Working Groups. We keep current on developments in financial reporting methods and regulatory requirements under U.S. GAAP, IFRS, the SEC, PCAOB, the FASB and FINRA. It is necessary to rely on an independent valuation partner to provide objective, supportable conclusions of value that comply with these standards and requirements.
Our valuation professionals are trusted advisors to our clients and partners. Legal professionals, national audit firms and tax professionals consistently refer their clients to us, confident in our delivery of defensible financial reporting valuation analyses.
Financial Reporting Valuations Services
Allocation of Purchase Price
Under ASC 805, a PPA analysis allocates the purchase price into acquired assets and liabilities
Annual impairment testing services supporting ASC 350 compliance, including underlying assets associated with reporting units
Intellectual Property & Other Intangible Assets
Categorized as marketing/brand, customer, artistic, contract or technology-based assets, must be valued under ASC 805 & ASC 350
International Business Combinations
Multinational firms pursuing M&A strategies face additional international financial & tax reporting requirements
IPO Readiness & Equity Compensation
Companies need valuations for various forms of equity-based compensation. Early-stage companies need a valuation health-check, pre-IPO
Mergers & Acquisitions
ASC 805 & ASC 350 make it critical for buyers & sellers to consider how a transaction impacts financial reporting
When considering an acquisition, management teams need accurate valuations of the target’s assets & liabilities